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FOX News
Jan 19, 2013 10:00am PST
, and forefront of education and teacher tenure and evaluating school performance. she believes that great teachers and great schools can lead to great futures for america's children. >> this is the country of equal opportunity. this is the country where if you work hard and you do the right thing, you're supposed to be able to live the american dream. but, it's not a reality for our children, who grew up in poverty today because they attend failing schools, where they don't gain the skills and knowledge that they need to see that success in the long run. we owe them so much more. >> michelle rhee, the ceo and founder of students first, is an educator who believes that children, regardless of their background or circumstances can achieve any goal if they receive a great education through great teachers who put their students first. for 18 years, michelle has been involved in helping children become their best. right out of college, she became a teacher with teach for america, a in one of the poorest communities in baltimore. the achievement levels were low due to violence, poor nutrition a
FOX News
Jan 20, 2013 12:00pm PST
republicans to democrats in may of his first year in office. then he worked across the aisle to get education reform done. it can happen, but it takes a president who is willing to be presidential and really lead rather than just demand. >> eric: do you think he can take a page from george w. bush. what did you advise the president at that time and what lessons from that experience that president obama can take as he enters into his second term? >> president bush had the advantage of being a governor where he had to work with other people on the other side of the aisle. he did that successfully in texas. when he got to washington, d.c. he was committed to govern the country, not just the one that demanded change. he wanted to work with the democrats and republicans to bring change to reality. he did a pretty good job of it. very first meeting that george w. bush had at the white house with people outside were leaders of the democratic party. he brought in some of the gray beards of the democratic party and how he work as governor and how he wanted to do the same thing as president of united s
FOX News
Jan 19, 2013 9:00am PST
to promote opportunity and education and service. >> will you watch the ineration. >> i have two standing tickets and this will be history in the make something i will not forget. >> have you ever been to the ununaugusteration. >> first trip back to dc since i was 7. i will go to the smithsonian and spend time with the friends here in the dc area. >> thank you for joining us . taking part in the national day of service . chelsea clinton and actress evan longoria is also here. >>> and our thanks to miss america and molly, too. >> a group much mayor is joining forces to support the white house gun control. we'll talk to the mayors next. ♪ ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] you don't have to be a golf pro to walk like one. ♪ when you walk 10,000 steps a day, it's t same as walking professional golf course. humana. health and well-being partner of the pga tour. i'm up next, but now i'm sging the heartburn blues. hold on, prilosec isn't for fast relief. cue up alka-seltzer. it stops heartburn fast. ♪ oh what a relief it is! >> welcome baca. fair and balanced . the mayor is an active member of ma
FOX News
Jan 20, 2013 1:00pm PST
the truth is, they preach tough love but what they are doing is paying for their education, buying them cars and putting down norths on their first home, so that is making it difficult. they have a sense of entitlement and they back trust fund babies. >> is millionaire $250,000? >> i am not going into that. health the survey was taken before or after the fiscal cliff deal which taxes people above $400,000? >> this is a good point. a third of all millionaires say they expect a decline in the amount of money they are going to give to their off spring and that has doubled during the recession. >>heather: there will be a decline based on the fiscal deal. >> absolutely, all the issue of taxes and all of that. but more important than that, really, they are saying one thing, doing another, and it will be interesting to see a study of how the children of millionaires do if they themselves become millionaires. >> it is like what our government is doing? i know my parents have told me, don't spend what you don't have. we look at our governmental leaders up to the president, and we are spending what we
Search Results 0 to 7 of about 8 (some duplicates have been removed)